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Course - The Art of the Exotic: Chinoiserie at Buckingham Palace

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 to Wednesday, 17 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

This two-day course explores how British craftsmen of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries invented their own fanciful versions of the East in a wide range of objects from wall coverings to ceramics, and from clocks to light fittings. ... Read more about Course - The Art of the Exotic: Chinoiserie at Buckingham Palace

Course - Life drawing: calm perfection and expressive communication

Saturday, 13 September 2014 to Sunday, 14 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Inspired by the Georgian period, an age of rapid change and extreme contrasts, this two-day drawing course will look at the elegance and calm perfection of Georgian classicism and consider how this informs our use of composition and proportion. ... Read more about Course - Life drawing: calm perfection and expressive communication

Concert - Chamber Music for The First Georgians

Thursday, 11 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Delight in a concert of chamber music in the setting of The First Georgians ... Read more about Concert - Chamber Music for The First Georgians

Verbal Description Highlights Talk: Chamber Music for the First Georgians

Thursday, 11 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

With regret this event has been cancelled. If you would like information on similar, future events please email learning@royalcollection.org.uk ... Read more about Verbal Description Highlights Talk: Chamber Music for the First Georgians

Short talk - Furnishing State Apartments for George I

Thursday, 11 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk will explain how the palaces might have looked to a visitor to court during the reign of George I. ... Read more about Short talk - Furnishing State Apartments for George I

Short talk - Growing Up in the Eighteenth Century

Thursday, 4 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. By the middle of the eighteenth century, attitudes to children and childhood were starting to change. ... Read more about Short talk - Growing Up in the Eighteenth Century

Short Recital - CPE Bach Duet for flute and violin in E minor

Wednesday, 3 September 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian era.
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Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Monday, 1 September 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

In the company of an expert guide, enjoy an Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Exclusive Evening Tour of the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Short talk - The Duke's Maps

Thursday, 28 August 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. The First Georgians includes a selection of military maps and plans from the important collection of William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, one of the eighteenth century's great ... Read more about Short talk - The Duke's Maps

Family Activities: Storytelling at the Royal Mews

Sunday, 24 August 2014
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Join us at the Royal Mews in August and listen to amazing stories about the Mews and its residents. ... Read more about Family Activities: Storytelling at the Royal Mews

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